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Bees, Birds, Wildlife
Flowering in Apr, Mar, May
Hardy (Cold winter)
Height (when grown)
Full Sun, Partial Sun
Acidic, Chalky / Alkaline, Clay, Most soils, Well-drained
Fruiting in Aug, Dec, Nov, Oct, Sep
Crab apple Evereste is delightful small tree with a broadly conical outline, dazzling large white flowers in April, opening from scarlet buds fading to pink. Dark green deciduous leaves change to a yellow bronze in autumn followed by wonderful red-flushed, orange yellow crab apples, often remaining on the bare branches into winter. The fruit can be used for jellies and sauces.
Crab apples give year-round pleasure, provide shelter and habitat with their nectar, pollen and seeds. The flowers and fruit being very helpful to wildlife, bees, beneficial insects, birds and butterflies/moths. Drought tolerant, grow in sun or partial shade in moist well-drained moderately fertile soil. Loam chalk sand and clay.
Cultivation: Good for smaller gardens, city, country, courtyard & cottage
Soil: Moist, fertile, well drained. Loam, clay, chalk, sand
Position: Sun, partial shade. All aspects
Foliage: Deciduous, dark green change to yellow bronze in autumn
Flowering: Beautiful large flowers in April
Fruiting: Red-flushes, orange yellow crabs in autumn
Habit: Broadly conical
Hardiness: Broadly conical
Benefits to Wildlife: Excellent
Height & Spread in Maturity: 5-6m x 4m
History: Malus Evereste was named after Eve Reste, not the mountain! And has the RHS Garden of Merit.
The tree is watered before being carefully packed by one of our experienced staff on site. It comes in a cardboard box lined with straw. (We try to use as much recycling material as possible) The box is addressed to the customer or a specified name and address and sent out overnight delivery to arrive on requested dates.
Please note the size of the tree that you are ordering, as our trees are provided for our clients to plant themselves, which may appear at a small size rather than the fully grown tree as shown in the photos.
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